Strawberry Hill, the renowned seat of Horace Walpole : Mr. George Robins is honoured by having been selected by the Earl of Waldegrave, to sell by public competition, the valuable contents of Strawberry Hill : and it may fearlessly be proclaimed as the most distinguished gem that has ever adorned the annals of auctions : It is definitely fixed for Monday, the 25th day of April, 1842, and twenty-three following days ..
ROM copy: Issued in green paper wrappers with wood-engraved ill. by Landells after a design by Delamotte
Fisher copy: Issued in brown paper wrappers with wood-engraved ill. by Landells after a design by Delamotte
Fisher copy 1: With the inscription: W.H. Walpole from A. Raphael, 1900 on upper cover. With the autograph of T. Borland on upper cover. With the armorial bookplate of W.H. Walpole. Prices added in MS. at the 23rd day of sales